African Alpine Adventures Photo competition

African Alpine Adventures Photo Comp

Our splendid panel of African Alpine Adventures Photo Comp independent judges, Garreth Bird, Georgia Court, and Robert House, have made their decisions.



Sasha Digiulian Video Preview

A preview for the upcoming Sasha Digiulian video. In October 2011, Sasha DiGiulian became the first American women to climb the grade 9a.


Ashima in the first crux of 'Lucifer'

Ashima Shirashi sends at Red River Gorge

Eleven year old Ashima Shirashi has done her second 8c+ ‘Lucifer’ at Red River Gorge.


60 year old climber

Video: 60 year old climber climbs Géminis 8b+

Novato Marín is a 60-year-old Catalan climber who recently redpointed Geminis (8b+) in Rodellar in September 2012.


FEAT Talk highlights October 2012

Video: FEAT Highlights

FEAT Talk Highlights from October 2012 in Johannesburg.


Halloween climbing

Trick or Treat – Halloween fun comp

The SA Climbing Academy will be holding a Trick or Treat, Halloween fun comp at the St Peter’s bouldering wall (JHB North) next Wednesday 31st October.


Stiletto Snake

Brian Weaver and the Snake Bite – Don’t pick it up!

Brian Weaver gives us an account of his latest experience, “On my way back I came across a little black snake. I took some pictures and then I picked it up. It was totally chilled at first and I carried it a bit, then it bit me twice.”

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Tomoko Ogawa

Tomoko Ogawa of Japan becomes the first woman to boulder 8B+

Tomoko Ogawa of Japan has become the first woman to climb 8B+ (V14), in an incredible effort cranking out the horizontal roof of Catharsis in Shiobara.


Video: Mountain Unicycling Extreme

Stephanie Dietze and Lutz Eichholz unicycling down a 3011m high mountain in the dolomites.


Tradathon 2013 Magaliesberg

Magaliesberg Tradathon

The 2nd annual Tradathon will be held in the Magaliesberg next year on the 18th of May.